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Operator Classification
Operator name: Luxair
Operator type: Regional
Region: Europe
Country: Luxembourg
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Capt top 15000+ euro
Capt base 6900 euro (will always be higher)
FO top 10000 gross(after 23 years if not upgraded to CPT) 11/Jul/16
FO base 6700 gross 1st year after SO. 29/Jan/18
SO top 5700 after 9 years in the company (gross)
SO base initial training 2500, during line training 3600 gross(after 1 year 4400)
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Flight Pay / Per Diem
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Capt Same as FO
FO < 6 hrs E17 > 6 < 10 E25,- > 12 E50,-
Pension Details
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Roster Average 75-80 block hours for Dash8 pilots. Minimum 9 days off per month, 1 block of 4 days off. LEAVE: 6 weeks. LEAVE: 36 days
Leave 42 days
Staff travel Yes
Employment Situation For Pilots
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  Current Situation:  
Good outlook, FOs needed, selections ongoing for the moment 19/Mar/18
No more orders for aircraft until decision is taken for fleet renewal. 6/Oct/16
  Overall Situation (+ve/neutral/-ve):  
Positive   19/Mar/18
Entry Requirements
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No direct-entry captains. Promotion according to seniority list. 8/Jun/15
1. EU/EFTA national 2. Arranged military obligations 3. No criminal records (certified by competent authority and by candidate) 4. No drugs, alcohol and driving problems history (certified by candidate) 5. High school diploma or equivalent (to be certified by Luxembourg Ministry of Education) (�copie conforme�) 6. European/JAA ATPL licence (or CPL/IFR with frozen ATPL) and a class 1 medical 7. 100 hours as Pilot-in-command 8. Completed MCC course 9. Speak and write fluently English 10. Have a swimming certificate or be able to demonstrate/certify corresponding swimming skills 11. Height between 157 and 193 cm 31/Oct/08
Recruitment Process
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Ready Entry: 1. Initial interview in Luxembourg (Chief Pilot+ Training Manager or DO) 2. English version of the DLR test in Hamburg Germany 3. Assessment Center with group work and stress interview with selection Board and DLR psychologists 4.Grading at Lufthansa Flight Training in Frankfurt/Main on the B737-300 5. Final interview in Luxembourg ( Training Manager + Management Pilots + Psychologists) 6. Drug screening. Seasonal FO's B737: English DLR in Hamburg, followed by grading and interview in Monchengladbach 29/Jan/18
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2 737-700, 4 737-800, 11 Dash 8 Q400 6/Nov/17
No orders for the time being   6/Nov/17
Recruitment Contact For Pilots
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  Preferred method of application:  
online (see below) 31/Oct/08
Captain David Siebenaler   26/Sep/16
  Job Title:  
Crew Training Manager   31/Oct/08
Luxair S.A., Operations Administration Department, L-2987 Luxembourg   30/Oct/08
Tel: +352 2456 4504 22/Mar/07
Fax: +352 2456 4599 22/Mar/07
Email: crewtraining@luxair.lu 30/Oct/08
www.luxair.lu   18/Aug/04
  Pilot vacancies webpage:   
  Online application form link:   
www.luxairgroup.lu/careers   8/Jun/15
Bases For Pilots
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Only flights out of LUX. Expect to be back home every night.   8/Oct/13


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